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Self-assured, Tim Kaine brings a steady hand to Hillary Clinton ticket

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Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then goes hiking in the woods with friends and family for a few hours of calm away from the nervous last-minute energy of political campaigns. It’s a ritual that’s so far served him well: He’s never lost a race in his rise from a part-time city council member in a medium-size city to Democratic vice presidential running mate. It’s also the…

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If Richmond and Tampa can offer alley pick-up for recycling, why can’t St. Pete?

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“If you have your trash collected in the alley, that’s where your recycling will be collected. If you still have your trash collected curbside, then that’s where your recycling will be collected…” Sounds simple and self-explanatory. This is what was said by Sharon North of the Public Works Department of Richmond, Va. – a city of 214,000, close in size to St. Petersburg, FL. Like our city, Richmond is also in the process of rolling out a brand new citywide…

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